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Motor Yacht Calypso

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4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Boat house
A unique opportunity to stay aboard this beautiful cruiser right in the heart of Poole harbour. Whilst the boat does not not leave the harbour, you will get all the benefits and sense of a water holiday with all amenities available in the marina. However we do offer private charters for all overnight guests- please ask for details. Berthed in the centre of Poole there are shops and restaurants a stroll away. Normal minimum stay two nights. No hen or stag groups although friend groups considered. 4\5 is very comfortable but will sleep 6 Please note that during high season months (May, June, July, August) check in / check out times may vary. If you book for weekends during May, June, July and August, you may be eligible for a charter exchange during your stay, please talk to Mark for furt...A unique opportunity to stay aboard this beautiful cruiser right in the heart of Poole harbour. Whilst the boat does not not leave the harbour, you will get all the benefits and sense of a water holiday with all amenities available in the marina. However we do offer private charters for all overnight guests- please ask for details. Berthed in the centre of Poole there are shops and restaurants a stroll away. Normal minimum stay two nights. No hen or stag groups although friend groups considered. 4\5 is very comfortable but will sleep 6 Please note that during high season months (May, June, July, August) check in / check out times may vary. If you book for weekends during May, June, July and August, you may be eligible for a charter exchange during your stay, please talk to Mark for further details.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Mark W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
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Reviewed September 3, 2020

We stayed on board fr 2 nights and loved it, went for a charter on our 2nd day and Mark was great even letting Nathan my son steer, he did not want to leave! the weather was perfect and amazing sunsets with a cold can...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Geordiedelight
Reviewed August 28, 2020

I highly recommend booking a charter with Mark aboard the Calypso. We booked a Sunday evening charter for my mums 70th and it was the perfect way to celebrate her birthday. Topped off by a brilliant onboard BBQ prepared by the skipper himself. We were...More

Date of stay: August 2020
Thank Michael B
Reviewed July 23, 2020

Back again to the fabulous Calypso. Mark as ever so welcoming .Calypso looked shiny and new.Weather played the game .Lovely sunshine and a fabulous evening charter .Can't recommend this venue enough.Who doesnt love being on a boat by the sea in the 🌞 with a...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank lburgie
Reviewed August 8, 2019

We live locally so have taken guests around the harbour many times from the large boats to a company hire, but this was the best day out ever. The boat was lovely and in immaculate condition, but the real difference was Mark, the owner. It...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank David F
Mark W, VR Owner at Motor Yacht Calypso, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2019

Thank you for your very kind review! It was a great pleasure to host you and get to know you all. Look forward to another time! Mark

Reviewed April 30, 2019

Me and a group of friends were down in Poole for the weekend and treated ourselves to a cruise on Calypso on Sunday afternoon. Mark the owner and operator of this cruise was a fantastic host, very knowledgable, very welcoming and very competent in charge...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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Mark W, VR Owner at Motor Yacht Calypso, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2019

What a great pleasure it is to host guests like James and friends. We had a wonderful afternoon out aboard Calypso. Best charter 2019!

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Reviewed April 1, 2019

We have just enjoyed an awesome time on Calypso. We chartered the boat and also the RIB option with a ringo for the children. Mark is an excellent skipper, very friendly and helpful. Kid friendly too! Calypso has all you need in lovely style. Plenty...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank lwul
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

I booked the Calypso Charter for my wife's 60th birthday in August. We weren't however able to go at that time as the family weren't all able to travel from abroad. We had to therefore change the dates several times to fit in. Mark was...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank JPs_on_tour
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Mark at Calypso was great from start too finish. Lovely boat, chilled genuine guy. Gave a relaxed family birthday get together for us all. Great location, easy to find. Friendly. Good communication and cost. Loved by adults and kids. Thank you again Mark!

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank upintheclouds24
Reviewed August 31, 2018

I was lucky enough to be invited on my friend Darren's trip on the Calypso yesterday. What an amazing day we had from the start Mark made us truly welcome, he asked if anybody might like to drive her and I had been wondering if...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank DawnW1465
Mark W, VR Owner at Motor Yacht Calypso, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

It was a great joy to host Darren, Dawn and friends. Getting a group like this makes all effort worthwhile; even I felt like I was having a holiday! Thankyou Dawn for your kind words, I am delighted that you were able to relax and...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018

Some school friends and I were looking to get away for a couple of nights to all celebrate turning 40 this year. We were thinking hotel or house but then I stumbled upon this listing. I'm so glad I did. There were 6 of us,...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Hayley B
Mark W, VR Owner at Motor Yacht Calypso, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

What a superb group Hayley and friends are. We thoroughly enjoyed hosting them. We all got on very well, the charter was a real pleasure to do. Please come again ladies you're welcome any time.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Boat Available
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Secure Parking
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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Poole Harbour Marina
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Frequently Asked Questions about Motor Yacht Calypso

Motor Yacht Calypso is able to accommodate up to 6 guests. See all property details.

Motor Yacht Calypso has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Motor Yacht Calypso has 4 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Motor Yacht Calypso must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.